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majid_sabet


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* shiny cams as clean as hospital surgical equipment + 3 set of everything


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Thatīs vicious stereotyping, my cams are nice and shiny because I donīt bother to place them. Some of them are Russian as well, not those modern Ukranian things.


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majid_sabet wrote:
3 set of everything

Do you mean wealthy new trad climber identification? When I was a new trad climber, I had to buy all my stuff piece by piece. Yesterday I realized that most of my nuts are bootied.


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JimTitt wrote:
Thatīs vicious stereotyping, my cams are nice and shiny because I donīt bother to place them. Some of them are Russian as well, not those modern Ukranian things.

so you are saying that you are some badass trad climber that needs no pro or an sport climber that only uses draw or may be a desktop climber like myself


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Probably all of those at various times.


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JimTitt wrote:
Probably all of those at various times.

an honest climber


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majid_sabet wrote:
* shiny cams as clean as hospital surgical equipment + 3 set of everything


A friend of mine got a brand new triple rack to replace his oddball assortment of ratty gear, as a big gift for himself after starting a new job.

The first few times he went climbing with it, he got quite a kick out of walking up to the rock, unloading his shiny new gear, basking in the derisive sideways looks from everyone around, making a few lame jokes about " how does this clippy thingie work?", and then flashing the hardest route in the area.


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majid_sabet wrote:
* shiny cams as clean as hospital surgical equipment + 3 set of everything

Dunno why you keep spamming RC.com.

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European customs are assholes to began with and I know this from both living in Europe and shipping to Europe when I sell stuff off ebay and to make this package worse, give the shipping job to a retard working for one of these US retail company and you never see your item


Sounds like you didn't get out this last weekend.


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ObviousTroll wrote:
majid_sabet wrote:
* shiny cams as clean as hospital surgical equipment + 3 set of everything

Dunno why you keep spamming RC.com.

majid_sabet wrote:
European customs are assholes to began with and I know this from both living in Europe and shipping to Europe when I sell stuff off ebay and to make this package worse, give the shipping job to a retard working for one of these US retail company and you never see your item


Sounds like you didn't get out this last weekend.

I did,I fucked up myself on a 5.11D crack so one hand is out of commission and a week before an international climbing trip.


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Why do all of you buy cams if you're so bad ass you don't need to place them?


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the person who is trying to ID new trad climbers ...

lead a 5.8 trad line yet ? Wink


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majid_sabet wrote:
* shiny cams as clean as hospital surgical equipment + 3 set of everything

- Insists on practice trad falls (especially in forums)
- places no pro in easier section of a climb
- is obsessed with anchors, e-bay and reading accident reports


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majid_sabet wrote:
I did,I fucked up myself on a 5.11D crack so one hand is out of commission and a week before an international climbing trip.

Ah, I see. That's what this is all about. I'm surprised you haven't posted this in the accident and injury board.


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majid_sabet wrote:
* shiny cams as clean as hospital surgical equipment + 3 set of everything

this post, and those similiar to it, should give you an automatic 10pts in the "is this climber a douchebag" thread.


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lena_chita wrote:
majid_sabet wrote:
* shiny cams as clean as hospital surgical equipment + 3 set of everything


A friend of mine got a brand new triple rack to replace his oddball assortment of ratty gear, as a big gift for himself after starting a new job.

The first few times he went climbing with it, he got quite a kick out of walking up to the rock, unloading his shiny new gear, basking in the derisive sideways looks from everyone around, making a few lame jokes about " how does this clippy thingie work?", and then flashing the hardest route in the area.

Yeah, it's a stereotype that doesn't always fit reality.

But I've gotta tell you, I *love* the fact that in climbing, if I'm using older beat up equipment it's not assumed that I suck. Quite on the contrary - the guy who shows up at the crag with the most beat up looking rack is the guy everyone watches to see if he's going to be a superstar.

You take a ski lesson with an older pair of skis and boots, the instructor will treat you like a retarded hillbilly who can't tell a mogul from a turnip!

GO


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cracklover wrote:
lena_chita wrote:
majid_sabet wrote:
* shiny cams as clean as hospital surgical equipment + 3 set of everything


A friend of mine got a brand new triple rack to replace his oddball assortment of ratty gear, as a big gift for himself after starting a new job.

The first few times he went climbing with it, he got quite a kick out of walking up to the rock, unloading his shiny new gear, basking in the derisive sideways looks from everyone around, making a few lame jokes about " how does this clippy thingie work?", and then flashing the hardest route in the area.

Yeah, it's a stereotype that doesn't always fit reality.

But I've gotta tell you, I *love* the fact that in climbing, if I'm using older beat up equipment it's not assumed that I suck. Quite on the contrary - the guy who shows up at the crag with the most beat up looking rack is the guy everyone watches to see if he's going to be a superstar.

You take a ski lesson with an older pair of skis and boots, the instructor will treat you like a retarded hillbilly who can't tell a mogul from a turnip!

GO
Hey now thats pretty funny. I did feel ackward after I bought a set of FCU's. All shinny.
I don't know about ski instructors, but I love that when I get on the ski lift I'm practically a celeb. All the kids get a kick out of my old straight skis.


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ObviousTroll wrote:
majid_sabet wrote:
I did,I fucked up myself on a 5.11D crack so one hand is out of commission and a week before an international climbing trip.

Ah, I see. That's what this is all about. I'm surprised you haven't posted this in the accident and injury board.

its wrist injury and no need to write report


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donald949 wrote:
I don't know about ski instructors, but I love that when I get on the ski lift I'm practically a celeb. All the kids get a kick out of my old straight skis.

You do realize they're not laughing *with* you, right?


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petsfed wrote:
donald949 wrote:
I don't know about ski instructors, but I love that when I get on the ski lift I'm practically a celeb. All the kids get a kick out of my old straight skis.

You do realize they're not laughing *with* you, right?
Yea, something like that.
All the other kids with the side cut boards better run, out run my straight sticks...


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majid_sabet wrote:
ObviousTroll wrote:
majid_sabet wrote:
I did,I fucked up myself on a 5.11D crack so one hand is out of commission and a week before an international climbing trip.

Ah, I see. That's what this is all about. I'm surprised you haven't posted this in the accident and injury board.

its wrist injury and no need to write report

Yeah but you climbing an .11d sure does.


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